On This Day

What Happened on May 22, 1819

Historical Events

  • 1st steam propelled vessel to cross Atlantic (Savannah leaves Ga)

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Hendrik van Kinsbergen, Dutch naval officer and founder of Dutch Marines Corp, dies at 84
1819 Highlights

About May 22, 1819

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 202 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini